ACESS Executive Board Advisor
Prof. Dr. Gudrun DOLL-TEPPER
Former President, Adviser & Honorary President, International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE)
Former President & Honorary Member, International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (IFAPA)
International Adviser, BRICS Council of Exercise & Sport Science (BRICSCESS)
International Adviser, Asian Council of Exercise & Sports Science(ACESS)
Member of the IOC Commissions "Women in Sport" and "Olympic Education"
Vice-President, German Olympic Sports Confederation
Chairperson, German Olympic Academy
Chairperson, German Sport & Olympia Museum
Professor of Sport Science/Inclusive Education, Freie Universitaet Berlin
Prof. Dr. Gudrun Doll-Tepper is a professor in the Department of Education and Psychology at Freie Universitaet Berlin. She received her master’s degree and doctorate at Freie Universitaet Berlin and her postdoctorate degree (”Habilitation”) at Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitaet, Frankfurt/Main. Her research interests include the inclusion of persons with disabilities in physical education and sport, the role of physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle, equal opportunity and participation of girls and women in physical education and sport, and different approaches to talent identification and development in sport. She has written numerous articles on adapted physical activity and sport for persons with disabilities, physical education and sport pedagogy as well as on issues related to women in leadership positions.
Dr. Doll-Tepper was President of the International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE) from 1997 to 2008. Since 2009 she is honorary member and special adviser of ICSSPE and in 2016 she was elected Honorary President of ICSSPE. In 2006 she was elected Vice-President of the German Olympic Sports Confederation and since 2007 she is Chairperson of the German Olympic Academy. In 2005 she received a doctor of laws honoris causa from Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada) and in 2008 a doctor h.c. from KU Leuven (Belgium). She was awarded with several prestigious international and national awards, including the FIEP Gold Cross of Honor of Physical Education, the Paralympic Order of the International Paralympic Committee and the European Olympic Laurel award.